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At his hotel, Drummond said bookings are off by 50 to 70 per cent compared to pre-COVID levels. “It’s a huge drop.”
Hotels were allowed to reopen after the pandemic’s early shutdowns, but almost all of the normal business drivers in the industry have been derailed by lingering coronavirus restrictions.
Summer festivals such as Sunfest switched to an online model.
Concert venues like Budweiser Gardens aren’t bringing big-name acts.
Airline travel has